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Relax in Colombo

Privacy and space
Very good
14 reviews
Privacy and space
Bedroom profile
Lounge and living area
Bathrooms with European fittings
Dining room
Eight seater dining
Beautifully furnished
Fully equipped kitchen/ pantry
Casual dining in kitchen
Oven and cooktop
Space and privacy
Galle Beach
Wild elephants at Yala
Old taxis still plying their trade in Jaffna town
Fishing southern style
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Colombo, Western Province
Relax in comfort and enjoy the privacy of a secure, 4-bed roomed and air conditioned house in Colombo, close to Mt. Lavinia beach. Only a 2-minute walk from the main Colombo highway (Galle Road), 7-minutes by tuk-tuk to Mt Lavinia beach and Mt Lavinia Hotel and 30-minutes by tuk-tuk to Colombo city centre. Enjoy the great seafood restaurants , cafes, bars and the nightlife in Mt Lavinia, shopping and attractions in Colombo and come home to unwind. 5-minutes to Ratmalana domestic airport from where all parts of the island are accessible by air taxi/ helicopter tours.

All amenities provided, including towels and linen, china, crockery and cutlery. All self catering facilities available.Secure car parking in the compound.Great for large groups or families with kids as there is plenty of space to run around, in a compound secured by high w...
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About the Owner, Priyan W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 20 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2012
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL248378
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Takeit E
1 review
Reviewed 1 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Very peaceful and clean place to stay and the caretaker was very friendly and helpful. Very easy to deal with owner, as we had some last minute changes.Secure place.We are planning to book again.

Management response:

Thank you for your feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back! Regards, Priyan


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Premila K
Queensland, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 June 2015 for a stay in April 2015
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We stayed for 7 nights and very satisfied with this accomodation. PrIvite, Lots of room , the children really enjoyed being able to spread out and not being confined to a hotel room. Caretaker was very helpful and committed to keeping the premises safe secure.

Management response:

Dear Premila, Thanks for your great review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay. It's a safe and very private property and great for kids. The caretaker goes out of his way to take great care of the property and of all guests, so he will be very happy to receive your feedback. Regards, Priyan


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Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 31 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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A very nice place, quiet and calm. The housekeeper Priyankara was efficient and very nice, polite and always there, stays next door. rooms were spacious and big living room. Had all the facilities. Rooms have AC but landlord should definitely put one in the living room, the 2 existing fans only moved around the hot air. For mosquitos lovers make...

Management response:

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay and we're glad that you found it a calm and relaxing place to stay as well as having all the facilities. Your comment regarding mosquitoes is not entirely accurate, so I would like to provide some clarity. While mosquitoes are a fact of life everywhere in Sri Lanka and other tropical countries, we...


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Tastefully furnished interior. Lounge area with comfy chairs, 8-seater formal dining area, bedrooms with large double beds, closet, bedside tables an clothes dryer.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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NO EXTRA charges for utilities (electricity, water, wireless broadband internet) and cable TV with many international channels!

Please note that the price setting of 4 guests is for the shared use of 2 bedrooms. You will still be the only occupants of the house (the other 2 bedrooms will be closed off). The third bedroom will be made available for groups of 5/6 occupants and all 4 rooms will be available for groups of 7 - 10 occupants.
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About the neighbourhood
Although the beach stretches intermittently along the coast from Galle Face Green, it only becomes desirable south of Colombo at Mt. Lavinia. Considering it's proximity to the city, it's suburban life is in stark contrast to the screeching madness of Colombo city. The sea is generally safe for swimming, but swimming between the flags in the patrolled area is always recommended. Use of the grand Mt Lavinia Hotel's pool will set you back a few rupees, but is worth it for a lazy and refreshing sea breeze and a wander around the historic splendour of the buildings, which was originally the mansion of a British governor. There are many beachfront restaurants serving both international and local cuisine, and global franchises like McDonalds, KFC and Pizza Hut along the main road. Sit... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Colombo International (Bandaranaike): 45.0 km
Railway: Mt Lavinia: 3.0 km
Ferry: Colombo Harbour: 20.0 km
Fly in to Colombo International (Bandaranaike) Airport, take a self-drive/ chauffeur driven vehicle or a taxi to property.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.5 km.
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